What steps have been taken to control vehicular pollution?

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Major initiatives taken to control vehicular pollution include the following – Emission Standards for Tractors : Emission norms for tractors were notified on 8.9.1999 under the Central Motor Vehicle Rules is effective from 1.10.1999. India 2000 Emission Norms akin to Euro-I Norms: Emission norms known as India 2000 akin to Euro I norms was notified… Read more »

What are the different programes/activities implemented through State Pollution Control Board?

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State Boards are implementing following programmes – Pollution control in 17 categories of highly polluting industries Pollution control from industries discharging waste water into rivers and lakes Inventorization of pollution industries in the State and ensuring their compliance to the Pollution control norms Restoration of environmental quality in critically polluted areas Monitoring of water and… Read more »